Spyro Gyra (album)

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Spyro Gyra
Studio album by Spyro Gyra
Released 1978
Recorded 1977-1978
Genre Jazz fusion, smooth jazz
Length 43:54
Label Amherst Records
Producer Jay Beckenstein
Spyro Gyra chronology
Spyro Gyra
(1978)
Morning Dance
(1979)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Spyro Gyra is the first album by the jazz fusion group Spyro Gyra, released in 1978. The cover shows a picture of DNA in a galaxy in space. This was the group's only record released on Amherst.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Shaker Song" (Jay Beckenstein) – 4:49
  2. "Opus D'Opus" (Jay Beckenstein) – 5:08
  3. "Mallet Ballet" (Jeremy Wall) – 5:11
  4. "Pygmy Funk" (Jeremy Wall) – 5:34
  5. "Cascade" (Jeremy Wall) – 3:12
  6. "Leticia" (Jeremy Wall) – 6:10
  7. "Mead" (Jay Beckenstein) – 4:00
  8. "Paula/Paw Prints" (Jay Beckenstein) – 4:01
  9. "Galadriel" (Jeremy Wall) – 4:55

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